Jodie Meeks: “I want to come back, I love playing here”

So much for players not wanting to play in Los Angeles anymore. After putting up career numbers this season, Jodie Meeks is sure to receive numerous, lucrative offers from various teams around the league when he becomes a free agent in July, though the 26-year-old made it crystal clear that if it’s up to him, he’ll be back as a member of the Lakers next season. “I want to come...
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PHOTO: Jodie Meeks hangs out with Magic Johnson at Dodgers game

While Magic Johnson has been quiet on Twitter recently when it comes to commenting on his beloved Los Angeles Lakers, it seems that he may be doing a little recruiting behind the scenes. On Friday night, free-agent-to-be Jodie Meeks posted a photo of himself and Magic at the L.A. Dodgers game. “Me and Magic at Dodgers stadium!” Meeks wrote on his Instagram page, along with the...
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Lakers’ Kobe Bryant: ‘Next season will be epic’

Kobe Bryant has been focused on his rehabilitation from a fractured knee, and has distanced himself from the Los Angeles Lakers, who just wrapped up their worst season in franchise history. But Bryant plans to be ready to lead the Lakers next season. S*** season. Flush it. Forget it #amnesia Next Season will be epic #blackout #bussfam — Kobe Bryant (@kobebryant) April 16, 2014...
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Jodie Meeks is one bright spot in a gloomy Lakers season

Emerging from the rubble of the Lakers' worst season since moving to Los Angeles was the story of someone who shall inherit the earth. Or at least a really nice pay raise. Jodie Meeks has been the Lakers' most consistent player, managing to avoid serious injury and continually putting in an honest night's work during a dreadful season for the franchise. He is averaging...
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VIDEO: Steve Nash finds Jodie Meeks for the dunk, passes Mark Jackson for third all-time on assists list

Jodie Meeks will have this moment replayed for the rest of time. Oh, and Steve Nash, too, of course. On Tuesday night, the legendary point guard suited up again in pursuit of just five assists in order to pass Mark Jackson for third place on the NBA’s all-time assists list. And, after a few missed shots by Meeks, Nash finally reached third place all-time when he found Jodie on...
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Free-agent-to-be Jodie Meeks says he “definitely” wants to stay with Lakers

Jodie Meeks has been the surprise of the season for the Los Angeles Lakers. After averaging 7.9 points per game during his first season in L.A., Meeks upped his average to 15.3 points per contest this year. His steals average also jumped from 0.7 to 1.4 per game, while his overall field goal percentage skyrocketed from 38 percent to 45 percent. Sure, his influx in minutes has something...
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Report: Shaquille O’Neal under investigation for alleged assault

Former NBA star Shaquille O’Neal is being investigated by the Atlanta Police Department for an alleged assault at the Turner Studios, reports Ryan Young of WSB-TV in Atlanta. O’Neal, who is now a basketball commentator for TNT, has not been charged with anything.  But the police department is still doing an investigation. From WSB-TV report: “(The co-worker) alleged Shaquille...
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WATCH: Jodie Meeks makes wild shot from behind backboard

Los Angeles Lakers guard Jodie Meeks made a ridiculous over-the-backboard shot against the Houston Rockets on Thursday night at Staples Center. Meeks was even fouled on the play to add to its already extreme difficulty. This shot would be quite difficult to top in a game of H-O-R-S-E: [@EyeOnBasketball] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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February 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Lakers mid season thoughts

Kobe Bryant could only watch as the Lakers took a drubbing at the hands of the Mavericks (photo credit:   While it was doubtful these Los Angeles Lakers had any potential to make the playoffs this year in this unbelievably competitive Western Conference, even had everything gone their way, it is still jarring to realize that the Lakers are tied for last in the Western...
February 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Lakers: Free Agent Speculation

The title of this article may have thrown you a bit off guard. But it shouldn’t. After all, all of sports is based on speculation and trying to predict what will be a team’s next move. Today, we are going to discuss potential free agents the Los Angeles Lakers could sign before the start of the season. Right now, the Lakers have 13 roster spots filled– this means they have...
August 22, 2013  |  Discuss

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